adjective lac·er·tine \ˈlasə(r)ˌtīn, -tə̇n\

Definition of lacertine

  1. 1 :  resembling a lizard :  lacertilian

  2. 2 :  adorned with interlacings suggestive of lizard forms

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Origin and Etymology of lacertine

Latin lacerta lizard + English -ine

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a brief usually trivial fact

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